Teleconference "Deferred medical needs due to the COVID-19 pandemic"
Almost 10 000 health care specialists from all regions of Ukraine have registered to participate in the Teleconference “Medical needs deferred as a result of pandemic COVID-19”, which took place on March 11, 2021.
Interdisciplinary format of the Teleconference was ensured by involvement of speakers from different special fields, such as: cardiologists, neurologists, critical care physicians, general practitioners, pulmonologists, and family doctors.
Eleven main reports were offered to the participants for review and discussion and they were dealing with the following issues:
Deferred medical needs of patient with comorbidity. COVID crisis: no access to elective care.
What shall we do for the patient with diabetes mellitus in 2021?
What threats faces the patient with arterial hypertension during COVID-19?
Approaches to neurological rehabilitation of patients after COVID-19.
All roads lead back to the family doctor: focus on prevention of clinical manifests of chronic diseases.
Postponement of elective care: focus on patients with chronic ischemia of brain.
Modern approaches to correction of iron deficiency in clinic for internal medicine.
Iron deficiency as a relevant clinical issue in case of congestive heart failure.
Exacerbation of medical and social problem caused by pandemic – less control of asthma and COPD.
Changing the paradigm of use of inhaled glucocorticosteroids.
Didn’t see all the reports? View the video recording of the conference: